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  1. College Wrestling: Ferrum goes after mat crownRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Franklin News-Post

    A year ago, Ferrum College's wrestling team won its first regional championship and the college's third 10 miles away from home. The Panthers capped their fourth intercollegiate campaign by capturing the NCAA Division III East Region title at Samuel M. Hawkins-Central Gymnasium.

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  2. College Basketball: Panthers seek title in Usa SouthRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Franklin News-Post

    Whether there is more than one game left in Ferrum College's final women's basketball campaign in the NCAA Division III USA South Athletic Conference will be revealed Saturday when the Panthers return to the hardwood in the semifinals of the league's postseason tournament. Ferrum , the No.

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  3. Lindsay Leads EMU Baseball To WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News-Record

    ... Ferrum 10: Senior Daniel Brown's overtime goal lifted Bridgewater College to an 11-10 non-conference win at Ferrum College. Ferrum (0-3) scored twice in the final three minutes of regulation to force the extra session. BC (2-0) got three goals each ...

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  4. Power of Slave Narratives' explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Franklin News-Post

    ... music, food, and fellowship marking Black History Month. Melvin Macklin, associate professor of English at Ferrum College, presented, "In Their Own Voices: The Power of Slave Narratives." Also on the program were Florella Johnson and some of her ...

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  5. Exploring some lessons from historyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Franklin News-Post

    As Albert Green, the first African American Class A pro golfer in the Mid-Atlantic -- explaining his driving push to join the ranks of PGA players back in the 1970s -- told a crowd at Ferrum College on Monday: "I just love to play." "It's been a ride," he said, "but it's been a great ride, and I would do it all over again."

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  6. March's two late free throws send Panthers to semifinalsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 19 | Franklin News-Post

    Streaks and tenures were extended Saturday because of the late-game free-throw accuracy of Ferrum College's senior player with a surname that's the same as the month most associated with postseason play. Because of Erin March's proficiency from the free-throw line, Ferrum College's women's basketball team will play at least one more game in the NCAA Division III USA South Athletic Conference and maybe two.

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  7. Men's College Basketball: Pfeiffer ends Panthers' campaign with 118-87 victoryRead the original story

    Monday Feb 19 | Franklin News-Post

    Pfeiffer University achieved a 20-win season and ended Ferrum College's men's basketball season and its tenure in the NCAA Division III USA South Athletic Conference with a 118-87 non-league triumph over the Panthers Sunday. Pfeiffer is a member of the USA South, but because it is reclassifying from Division II to Division III, the Falcons are ineligible for the conference championship.

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  8. Men's College Basketball: Monarchs end Panthers' pursuit of tournament berthRead the original story

    Monday Feb 19 | Franklin News-Post

    Methodist University netted the game's final four points Saturday to break a late-game stalemate en route to an 84-80 USA South Athletic Conference men's basketball victory over Ferrum College. Ferrum , which trailed for the majority of the game, rallied from a 12-point deficit at intermission to tie the count at 80 with 55 seconds remaining on a basket by Josh Dudley.

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  9. Ferrum to play Averett in conference quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Franklin News-Post

    Ferrum College senior Erin March scores from inside the paint over a Virginia Wesleyan University defender during an early-season match-up between the Panthers and the Marlins at William P. Swartz Gymnasium. FERRUM - Ferrum College's women's basketball team begins play in its final USA South Athletic Conference postseason tournament Saturday in the quarterfinals against Averett University.

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  10. Men's College Basketball: Panthers keep their postseason hopes alive, pummel Pride by 21Read the original story

    Friday Feb 16 | Franklin News-Post

    A Valentine's Day victory in what will likely be their final home game of the 2017-18 season has given Ferrum College's men's basketball team a chance to qualify for postseason USA South Athletic Conference tournament play in its final year in the league. Paced by the play of senior Josh Dudley and two halves of 50 percent shooting or better, the Panthers bested league rival Greensboro College by 21 points, 83-62, at William P. Swartz Gymnasium on Wednesday.

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  11. College Baseball: Former Ferrum standout to be inductedRead the original story

    Friday Feb 16 | Franklin News-Post

    Keith Mayhew, a three-time All-American during his baseball career at Ferrum College, is joining three other Panthers diamond standouts and his head coach in the USA South Athletic Conference Hall of Fame. Mayhew joins former major league players Eric Owens and Billy Wagner, former standout Pat Daly and former head coach and current Director of Athletics Abe Naff as Ferrum's representatives in the conference's Hall of Fame.

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  12. Mattox garners weekly individual accoladeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Franklin News-Post

    For the fifth time this season and for the 12th time in her career, Ferrum College senior Zarkia Mattox has been selected Player of the Week in women's basketball in the USA South Athletic Conference. Mattox , who is Ferrum's career leading scorer with more than 1,800 points, leads the league in scoring and several other statistical categories.

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  13. Men's College Wrestling: Panthers capture Sewc championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Franklin News-Post

    Ferrum College's Blake Rosenbaum, shown in action against a Hampden-Sydney College opponent during a regular-season dual match between the Panthers and the Tigers from earlier this season, has been named the Most Outstanding Wrestler of the 2018 Southeast Wrestling Conference tournament, staged Saturday at Greensboro College. Ferrum's championship is its third in as many years.

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  14. Mattox is voted USA South Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Franklin News-Post

    Ferrum College senior Zarkia Mattox, a former All-State prep player at Franklin County, has been voted Player of the Year in women's basketball in the NCAA Division III USA South Athletic Conference for the second year in a row. FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. - For the second year in a row, former Franklin County prep standout Zarkia Mattox, a senior at Ferrum College, has been selected Player of the Year in women's basketball in the USA South Athletic Conference.

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  15. University Program Board to present True Black History MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | The Daily Vidette

    ... through rare artifacts. The museum started a 15 state tour on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day this year at Ferrum College in Ferrum, Virginia. "The museum was our way to contribute to enhance the education of the African-American experience in the ...

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  16. College Basketball: Harvey claims victory No. 250 in Panthers' regular-season finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Franklin News-Post

    A trio of double-figure scorers accounted for 71 points Saturday as Ferrum College's women's basketball team completed regular-season play with a 78-62 USA South Athletic Conference victory over William Peace University. The victory is Ferrum's sixth in a row and its second this season over the Pacers .

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  17. College Baseball: Captains sweep Panthers in season-opening twinbillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | Franklin News-Post

    Ferrum College designated hitter Tim Ortega drives this pitch into the outfield for a RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning in the Panthers' 11-4 loss to Christopher Newport University in the first game of a season-opening doubleheader for both teams Friday at W.B. Adams Field. The Panthers lost the second game 9-2.

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  18. Ferrum Institute awarded new statusRead the original story

    Monday Feb 12 | Franklin News-Post

    Since its creation in the early 1970s, Ferrum College's Blue Ridge Institute and Museum has worked to serve the Blue Ridge region, and has once again been awarded for its efforts by recently being named a Bedrock Institution by the Virginia Commission for the Arts. VCA celebrated its 50th anniversary by honoring people and organizations who have been leaders in impacting Virginia's cultural heritage.

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  19. Ferrum receives gift to aid new programRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 8 | Franklin News-Post

    Ferrum College has received a gift from Irma Smart of Axton to aid with the start-up of the women's golf program, which begins intercollegiate competition at the NCAA Division III level in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in 2019. The gift will provide funds the program, training and other opportunities for student-athletes, according to a press release from the college.

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  20. Win gives Ferrum division leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | Franklin News-Post

    Zarkia Mattox netted a game-best 33 points in her next-to-last regular-season game at William P. Swartz Gymnasium on Sunday to guide Ferrum College's women's basketball team to an 83-65 USA South Athletic Conference triumph over North Carolina Wesleyan College on Senior Day. Mattox, a former Franklin County prep star and Ferrum's all-time scoring leader, is closing in on the 1,800-point mark in career points.

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